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Family Lawyers Melbourne VIC

Family Lawyers Melbourne VIC

Accredited Family Law & Separation Specialists In Melbourne

We know family law. Our Family Lawyers Melbourne have represented hundreds of family law clients throughout the years and act for mums, dads, grandmothers, grandfathers, couples, same-sex couples and de facto couples. Our knowledgeable family law and divorce legal representatives can represent you in all aspects of family law, having specific competence in divorce, child custody and residential or commercial property division.

We are devoted to assisting you settle your matter as quickly as possible, and if that’s not attainable, then we will represent you skillfully throughout the Court process so that you get the very best possible result. If you are aiming to engage the services of some of the best family lawyers Melbourne has to offer, then look no more. When engaging among our professionals, you can rest assured you have the very best in your corner.

Divorce

A Divorce is the legal dissolution of a marriage.

In Melbourne, the Family Law Act 1975 developed the no-fault Divorce system. This no-fault Divorce principle indicates that a Court will not consider who was at fault for the breakdown of the relationship. Any accusations of adultery, violence or desertion are irrelevant. The only ground for Divorce is that the marital relationship has broken down irretrievably.

Any application for Divorce is typically filed in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and the application can either be a sole application where one party to the marriage submits the application, or a joint application where both parties submit the application together.

An application for Divorce is only offered after a 12 month period of separation. This 12 month separation period is to be a continuous period and implies more than physical separation where there is no possibility of reconciliation.

The application can be opposed in circumstances where the Court does not have jurisdiction to deal with the matter or otherwise where the parties to the proceedings have not been separated for more than 12 months.

An application can still be made while the parties are living under the very same roof or if one has actually provided the other with some family services. It might be difficult to develop that separation has occurred in these circumstances and appropriately the Court will require evidence in assistance of the application.

In addition to the requirements of a period of 12 months of separation, either you or your partner will need to be an Australia citizen by birth, decent or otherwise. If that can not be developed, you or your spouse has to regard Australia as your home, mean to reside in Melbourne indefinitely or otherwise have the ability to provide evidence that you lived in Australian for a minimum of 12 months prior to the filing of the application.

In instances where a couple has been wed for less than 2 years, the Court needs the parties to attend a counselling session with a view to reconciliation. There are exceptions to this requirement if there is a history of violence or abuse or where one party can not be located.

At a Divorce hearing, the Court will need to consider that correct arrangements have been made for any child of the marital relationship, or a child from another relationship, or a child who has or was adopted or who is dealt with as a member of that household, and under the age of 18.

When a Divorce has been approved the Divorce becomes effective one month and one day after the Order has actually been made.

Once a Divorce has taken effect, there is just a 12 month duration in which to submit an application for property/financial and spousal upkeep. An extension to this duration may be approved in scenarios where both parties agree to the extension and the parties have the leave of the Court.

Parenting Orders Melbourne

Applications for Parenting Orders can be brought by either or both of the parents, a grandparent or other significant individual in a kid’s life.

Prior to the beginning of any Court proceedings the parties are needed to go to, take part and make an authentic attempt in dealing with any parenting problems at a household dispute resolution conference. Following conclusion of this conference, a Certificate is issued to the parties.

If an arrangement is reached the terms of that agreement can be formalised through an Application for Authorization Orders. If no contract can be reached, even more negotiations can be organized with the assistance of solicitor, conciliators and counsellors Melbourne.

If no contract can be reached outside of the court system, an individual may then make an application to the Court. An application to Court will need verification that the parties have actually tried a disagreement resolution conference and are in invoice of the Certificate. There are exceptions in getting this Certificate prior to the commencement of Court procedures.

In parenting matters, a Court must concern the best interests of the kid as the critical consideration.

According to area 60B of the Family Law Act 1975, the very best interests of the children are fulfilled by:

guaranteeing that the kids have the benefit of both of their moms and dads having a significant involvement in their lives, to the optimum level constant with the best interest of the child; and

protecting the children from physical and psychological harm and from being subjected to, or exposed to, abuse, overlook or family violence; and

ensuring that kids receive adequate and proper parenting to help them accomplish their full potential; and

guaranteeing that parents satisfy their duties, and meet their duties, concerning the care, welfare and development of their children.

There are other factors that the Court might take into consideration in any particular circumstances.

Why Choose Our Family Lawyers Melbourne VIC

We are passionate regarding offering a specialized Family Law service Melbourne that welcomes you, understands you and also shows you empathy in challenging times. Find out why you can be guaranteed of our dedication to your legal requirements.

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